Beneath the Midnight Sun



Concert Cancellation Notification

We regret to advise this concert has been cancelled.

Melbourne Recital Centre cares deeply about the health and safety of its audiences, artists and staff. We acknowledge that the suspension of normal operations in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a difficult but essential action for the health of the Victorian public. We are committed to supporting our staff during this time and difficult circumstances. We thank our community for its support during this challenging time.

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra flautist Emma Gerstein and American harpist Emily Granger have been musical partners for over a decade.

Emily Granger enjoys an international career performing with the major Australian ensembles and with the Chicago Harp Quartet. Together they have performed in Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall as winners of the Buono International Flute Competition in 2012, and toured Australia and New Zealand in 2017, premiering a new work by composer Mark Oliveiro.

This evening of stellar music-making features Bach, Hovhaness, Westlake and more.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre and Emma Gerstein & Emily Granger


Emma Gerstein flute
Emily Granger harp


J.S. Bach
Sonata for Flute in G minor, BWV 1020

Alan Hovhaness
The Garden of Adonis Suite for Flute and Harp, Op.245

Charles Rochester Young
Song of the Lark

Nigel Westlake
Beneath the Midnight Sun: duo for violin & harp

Bernard Andres